Events

DesOEQ Annual Meeting & DOQS Workshop

The DesOEQ Annual Meeting will be held on Monday 15th and Tuesday 16th October 2018 and will be followed by the DOQS Workshop from Tuesday 16th until Friday 19th October 2018.  For more information on the Workshop and how to register please see http://doqs.phys.strath.ac.uk/

The DOQS Workshop will take place in the Technology & Innovation Centre at University of Strathclyde (see map). Registration, posters, coffee, and lunch will be held on level 2 , and the talks will be held on level 1.

Technology & Innovation Centre
99 George St
Glasgow, G1 1RD
Scotland
https://www.strath.ac.uk/research/technologyandinnovationcentre/

All queries should be directed to: desoeq@nullphys.strath.ac.uk

Travel & Accommodation

Travelling to Glasgow

By Plane

Glasgow Airport (GLA) is the main airport serving the city of Glasgow, with a few direct flight connections from the U.S. and Europe. From the airport, the fastest way to reach the workshop venue is to take the Glasgow Shuttle (bus line First 500)  (single £7.50/return £10.00), and to get off the bus on “after Cathedral Street” (see map below). Taxis are also available at the airport (the fare to the Premier Inn Glasgow City Centre should be about £25).

Edinburgh Airport (EDI) serves many national and international destinations and is also very well connected to Glasgow. Citylink Air provides a direct service (45 to 60 min transit time – single £11.40 / return £18.60) from Edinburgh Airport to Buchanan Bus Station in the centre of Glasgow (see map below). If train is preferred, the Airlink (Service 100) connects the airport to Waverley railway station in Edinburgh, where trains to Glasgow Central Station are available (see the National Rail website)

Prestwick International Airport (PIK) – A train to Glasgow Central Railway Station takes 50 minutes.

By Train

The workshop venue is the Technology & Innovation Centre of University of Strathclyde. For information on trains to and from Glasgow Central Station and Glasgow Queen Street Station, please refer to the National Rail website.

By Car

If you come by private car please note that there is free parking available. There are however Glasgow City Council and NCP car parks near the Campus, but charges will apply.

Accommodation

The Premier Inn is located in Glasgow City Centre, close to the workshop’s venue, Technology & Innovation Centre. Prices range from £35 to £109 per night.

187 George St,
Glasgow, Lanarkshire G1 1YU
+44 871 527 8440

The workshop venue is located at the heart of Glasgow, and there is a wealth of other possibilities for accommodation. We list here a selection of hotels located closest to the venue (they can be found on the map below).

and many others can be found on your favorite booking website (e.g. booking.comexpedia.co.uk, etc.)
Further information can be found at following websites: Glasgow Information Centre and PEOPLE MAKE GLASGOW.